Tornado vs. Cocoa (OS X) vs. webapp2

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Description

What is Tornado?

By using non-blocking network I/O, Tornado can scale to tens of thousands of open connections, making it ideal for long polling, WebSockets, and other applications that require a long-lived connection to each user.

What is Cocoa (OS X)?

Much of Cocoa is implemented in Objective-C, an object-oriented language that is compiled to run at incredible speed, yet employs a truly dynamic runtime making it uniquely flexible. Because Objective-C is a superset of C, it is easy to mix C and even C++ into your Cocoa applications.

What is webapp2?

webapp2 is a simple. it follows the simplicity of webapp, but improves it in some ways: it adds better URI routing and exception handling, a full featured response object and a more flexible dispatching mechanism.

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Companies

What companies use Tornado?
66 companies on StackShare use Tornado
What companies use Cocoa (OS X)?
5 companies on StackShare use Cocoa (OS X)
What companies use webapp2?
3 companies on StackShare use webapp2

Integrations

What tools integrate with Tornado?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado
What tools integrate with Cocoa (OS X)?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Cocoa (OS X)
What tools integrate with webapp2?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with webapp2

What are some alternatives to Tornado, Cocoa (OS X), and webapp2?

  • Node.js - Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications
  • Rails - Web development that doesn't hurt
  • Android SDK - The Android SDK provides you the API libraries and developer tools necessary to build, test, and debug apps for Android.
  • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines

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